Biology

07 November 2016

...but if we can't travel to them, will the discovery be all that profound?

31 October 2016

What does a marmot have to do with the shower scene in psycho?

24 October 2016

Scientists are hailing this annoucement as the 'tour de force' of embryology because it could pave the way...

24 October 2016

As winter approaches, Kat sees how we can keep warm by scrutinizing the science behind heat loss...

24 October 2016

Do you reckon tomatoes are becoming less tasty? Science is on your side...

24 October 2016

With the US presidential elections fast approaching, we see what we can learn from animals when it comes to picking a...

24 October 2016

We face our fears and head into the dark to find out when it all began...

24 October 2016

Having evolved to live in the dark, many animals are now exposed to light 24/7. What effect does this have on them?

18 October 2016

Why does Haiti have a cholera epidemic?

18 October 2016

Does taking a dip in an ice bath really help tired muscles recover?

18 October 2016

Could new genetic editing technology provide a much needed treatment for sickle cell disease?

18 October 2016

How do you train a student in all the skills required to be a fantastic doctor?

10 October 2016

It's time for our Gene of the Month, and this time it’s Pokémon - or rather, Zbtb7.

10 October 2016

The latest tests promise to tell parents whether their kid is cut out for certain sports and activities. But are they...

10 October 2016

Tony Gordon from Genesis Genetics talks about the ways in which he and his team can test embryos and fetuses for...

10 October 2016

Professor Nazneen Rahman has spent her career studying the genetic faults and variations that influence the risk of...

10 October 2016

NICE has approved 'breakthrough' lung cancer drug osimertinib, which has twice the success rate of existing...

10 October 2016

...and it's nothing to do with a calcium deficiency.

10 October 2016

How cells degrade and recycle their cellular various components is what won the Nobel in medicine this year.

10 October 2016

It's the first time genes have been implicated in food preference.

07 October 2016

The ways that plants respond to drought can be changed

07 October 2016

Modelling the effectiveness of bednets against mosquitoes and malaria...

07 October 2016

The drug rapamycin increases life expectancy in middle-aged mice

07 October 2016

Fragments of ancient proteins are preserved in ostrich eggshells...